Product Owner

Product Owner

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As the Product Owner, you will work within the product team, along with the business and development teams to build world-class technology products that help the company meet its goals in B2B2C e-commerce.
You will use your knowledge and exposure in the latest software concepts and technologies to design high quality solutions that are relevant to our users and customers.
 
Key Tasks and Responsibilities
  • Own key technology products and projects identified by the business
  • Engage with stakeholders, clients as well as internal staff to map out business problems
  • Work with business stakeholders, users, UX designers and developers to design great solutions
  • Use tools such as QUIP, Invision, Google Docs, Balsamiq and LucidChart to document and communicate front end flows and processes to Project Stakeholders and Developers
  • Interrogate different data sources to find patterns and identify problems and opportunities
  • Follow the project through the development process with the development team
  • Align with tech ops to ensure project deployments are well managed
  • Monitor and provide feedback on performance of deployed solutions
  • Help prioritise the development backlog
 
Knowledge and Skills
  • Relevant technology qualification (Computer Science, Information Architecture, Graphic Design, Programming etc)
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in product management/business analysis
  • Solid experience in product conceptualisation and prototyping
  • Have solid understanding and experience within the agile software development lifecycle
  • Have a strong technical understanding of web and app development ecosystems
  • Comfortable working with HTML, JavaScript, CSS, XML and JSON APIs
  • Use data and research to back up product arguments and assumptions
  • Ability to articulate complex software concepts and solutions clearly, both written and verbally
  • Adopt a measured approach to experimentation and learning
  • Able to prioritise effectively in the face of competing demands and limited resources
  • E-commerce experience and data-warehousing knowledge would be an advantage
Since we are a remote first company, a good home working space and reliable internet connection is essential